Nevada Governor Vetoes Calorie Count Legislation

June 13, 2013

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval vetoed Assembly Bill 126, which would have required restaurant chains with 15 or more locations to post nutrition information, including calorie counts, according to Nation’s Restaurant News. The vetoed legislation was an attempt to go further than the federal menu-labeling mandate, which would have affected restaurants with more than 20 locations. The Governor felt the legislation was redundant and unnecessary. Full article.



Nutritionists Debate Effectiveness Of Posting Calorie Counts

Oct. 15, 2012
Utah nutritionists share different opinions about restaurants posting calorie counts on their menus and its effectiveness in fighting obesity, according to Deseret News. Some ...